The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 246 245 212
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 9 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.31% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 27
Average salary £40,750 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,400 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -5.97%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3209 3502 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.72% 47.52% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2546 2870 2866
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Lotus
England

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lotus
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region.

Lotus Salary Trend in the North West

Lotus
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram in the North West

Lotus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 7 £40,000 -7.51%
Cheshire -1 1 £26,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £55,000 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 24 (92.31%) IBM Notes
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (46.15%) MS Office
5 12 (46.15%) IBM
6 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL
7 9 (34.62%) Migration
7 9 (34.62%) Lync
7 9 (34.62%) Office 365
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 8 (30.77%) UNIX
9 7 (26.92%) SAP
9 7 (26.92%) Service Management
10 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
10 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
10 6 (23.08%) Symantec
10 6 (23.08%) Firmware
11 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 5 (19.23%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
12 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (15.38%) Citrix
13 3 (11.54%) DNS
13 3 (11.54%) Project Management
13 3 (11.54%) SQL
13 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (92.31%) IBM Notes
2 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
3 9 (34.62%) Lync
4 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 5 (19.23%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (7.69%) Liferay
7 2 (7.69%) IBM Connections
7 2 (7.69%) IIS
8 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
8 1 (3.85%) Apache
8 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
8 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (46.15%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Java Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) IT Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Platform Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Domino Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Portal Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) J2EE
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 2 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (30.77%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) RAD
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) APMP
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) CCA
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) MCTS
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) SAP
4 6 (23.08%) Symantec
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
Sandbach, Cheshire
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Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago